Example sentences for: intercross

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  • In collaboration with the Mammalian Genotyping Service [ 28], we recently genotyped a tenth-generation advanced intercross between C57BL/6J and DBA/2J (genotype data for this cross is available at [ 29]).

  • To map QTLs that modulate variation in CNS size and cell populations we used an F2 intercross between a strain with low brain weight (A/J) and a strain with high brain weight (BXD5).

  • Third, the power of RI sets can now be amplified significantly by use of RI intercross (RIX) and RI backcross (RIB) designs [ 19, 20].

  • RIX progeny made among members of a single diallele RI set will be similar to an F2 intercross with an inbreeding coefficient of 0.5.

  • Recombination density could be further increased by starting RI strains from either advanced intercross progeny [ 36] or heterogeneous stock (Figure 4) as was done in making the new set of 40 BXD strains mentioned above.

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